Nathalie Lugano joined the ERAdiate team in October 2016 as a Senior Researcher inIntelligent Transport Systems. Nathalie contributes to the project by supporting research activities, assisting in the preparation of project proposals in particular in relation to quality and risk management, and monitoring the quality of project outputs and reports.

Previously, she worked from 2006 to 2015 as Project Manager at ENQA (European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education) and from 2015 to 2016 as Office and Membership Administrator at EURASHE (European Association of Institutions in Higher Education). She gained a thorough insight into the quality assurance of higher education at European level, as well as significant experience in project, administrative and membership management.

Her role as Project Manager at ENQA involved treating all the aspects of EU-funded project management, notably support in preparing project proposals and materials, coordination of activities, securing budget, evaluation of quality and monitoring, organising events and reporting. She was also responsible for promotional activities such as contributing to project publications, drafting and editing position papers, newsletters and other informative material.

Nathalie holds a joint Master’s degree in Law and Languages (English and Italian) from the University Pierre-Mendès-France and the University Stendhal in Grenoble, France.